Professor Emeritus Claus Michael Kauffmann (born 5 February 1931) was Director of the Courtauld Institute, London, from 1985-1995. He was succeeded by Eric Fernie. Kauffmann is a Fellow of the British Academy.The Baths of Pozzuoli. A study of the medieval illuminations of Peter of Eboli's poem, Bruno Cassirer, Oxford, 1959.
The Legend of St. Ursula. [A survey based on the painting “The Martyrdom of St. Ursula and the Eleven Thousand Virgins” in the Victoria and Albert Museum and other works. With reproductions.], Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1964.
The Barbizon school, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1965.
Paintings at Apsley House, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1965.
An altar-piece of the Apocalypse from Master Bertram's Workshop in Hamburg, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1968.
Romanesque MSS 1066-1190, Harvey Miller, London, 1975.
Paintings, water-colours and miniatures, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1978. ISBN 0905209109
John Varley: 1778-1842, Batsford in association with the Victoria & Albert Museum, 1984. ISBN 0713434023
Biblical imagery in medieval England 700-1550, Harvey Miller Publishers, London, 2002. ISBN 1872501044